Yes, any outside scholarship you receive must be taken into consideration as part
of your total financial aid package. An outside scholarship cannot be counted as part
of your Expected Family Contribution (EFC).
If your financial aid package must be revised to accommodate an outside scholarship,
the outside award will be used first to replace an equal amount of loan or work-study.
Other grants or scholarships will be reduced only as a last resort. To report an outside
scholarship, follow these steps:
Step 1. Click on "View Your Financial Aid Award"
Step 2. Click on "Award by Aid Year," select aid year and click Submit
Step 3. Click on "Resources/Additional Information" tab
Step 4. Enter outside scholarship information including Resource Description, Term,